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Brigham Young University Music Reference

The Music Reference Collection consists of a number of important publications published during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, primarily in the form of historical dictionaries, encyclopedias, thematic catalogues, collection and music catalogues, and music histories. Publications are predominantly written in English, French, and German and represent a broad spectrum of thought regarding the broad subject of music and its composers. All items in this collection are held by L. Tom Perry Special Collections of the Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University.
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Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Norlind, Tobias, 1879-1947
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Topics: Music, Music
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Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Norlind, Tobias, 1879-1947
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Topics: Music, Music
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Topics: Opera, Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
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Topics: Opera, Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Opera, Opera, Oratorio
Includes index
Topics: Teatro comunale (Bologna, Italy), Opera
Brigham Young University Music Reference
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Topic: Player piano rolls
Blank pages for "Notes et adjonctions" (4 at end)
Topics: Violin music, Viola music, Chamber music
Includes 2 supplements to the original ed. of 1869
Topic: Opera
"Nachtrag I : Enthaltend die während der hrsg. Nov. 1885-Oct. 1886 erschienenen Neuigkeiten, eine Anzahl sich als nothwendig erwiesener Hinweise, sowie ältere, bisher noch nicht aufgenommene Lieder": p. [1017]-1053
Topics: Songs, Songs, German
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Topic: Music
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Topic: Orchestral music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
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Bibliography at the end of each vol
Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Espinosa
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Topic: Dance
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Grove, George, Sir, 1820-1900; Fuller-Maitland, J. A. (John Alexander), 1856-1936
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Originally issued in parts, 1878-89. The appendix, 1889, was separately issued and has signature vol. IV, pt. 5
Topics: Music, Musicians
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Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Batka, Richard, 1868-1922; Nagel, Wilibald, 1863-1929
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Vol. 3, by Richard Batka and Wilibald Nagel, has both general and special t.-p
Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Batka, Richard, 1868-1922; Nagel, Wilibald, 1863-1929
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Vol. 3, by Richard Batka and Wilibald Nagel, has both general and special t.-p
Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Grove, George, Sir, 1820-1900; Fuller-Maitland, J. A. (John Alexander), 1856-1936
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Originally issued in parts, 1878-89. The appendix, 1889, was separately issued and has signature vol. IV, pt. 5
Topics: Music, Musicians
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Topic: Music
Cover title
Topics: Bibliography, Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Grove, George, Sir, 1820-1900; Fuller-Maitland, J. A. (John Alexander), 1856-1936
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Originally issued in parts, 1878-89. The appendix, 1889, was separately issued and has signature vol. IV, pt. 5
Topics: Music, Musicians
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Stainer, John, 1840-1901 ed; Barrett, William Alexander, 1836-1891, ed
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Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
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Bibliography at the end of each vol
Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Grove, George, Sir, 1820-1900; Fuller-Maitland, J. A. (John Alexander), 1856-1936
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Originally issued in parts, 1878-89. The appendix, 1889, was separately issued and has signature vol. IV, pt. 5
Topics: Music, Musicians
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Batka, Richard, 1868-1922; Nagel, Wilibald, 1863-1929
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Vol. 3, by Richard Batka and Wilibald Nagel, has both general and special t.-p
Topic: Music
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Topic: Music
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Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Hawkins, John, Sir, 1719-1789
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Topics: Music, Musicians
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Topics: Music, Musicians, Musicians
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Topic: Music
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Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Hawkins, John, Sir, 1719-1789
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Topics: Music, Musicians
Brigham Young University Music Reference
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"The index now printed was meant to be the chief feature of a book on Hymns and canticles in the series of Handbooks of liturgical study, edited by Professor H. B. Swete and R. J. H. Strawley. But when completed it proved to be so bulky that is was necessary to publish it as a separate volume." -- Pref
Topic: Hymns, Latin
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Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Brown, James Duff, 1862-1914; Stratton, Stephen Samuel, 1840-1906
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Topics: Music, Music
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Topic: Music
Includes indexes
Topic: Violin music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Hawkins, John, Sir, 1719-1789
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Topics: Music, Musicians
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Topic: Music
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Topic: Music
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Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Grieg, Edvard, 1843-1907. Mein erster Erfolg
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"Nachtrag": 7 p. at end
Topic: Grieg, Edvard, 1843-1907
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Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Hawkins, John, Sir, 1719-1789
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Topics: Music, Musicians
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Topic: Music
Vol. III has title: Histoire de la musique des origines au début du XXe siècle
Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
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Bibliography at the end of each vol
Topic: Music
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Topic: Music
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Topic: Music
Includes brief biography of J.B. Laurens (p. [vii]-xxii)
Topics: Laurens, Joseph Bonaventure, 1801-1890, Music
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Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Vereniging voor Nederlandse Muziekgeschiedenis. Bibliotheek
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Foreword signed: S. Bottenheim
Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
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Bibliography at the end of each vol
Topic: Music
Imprint varies: v. 2: J. G. I. Breitkopf, und compag
Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Nottebohm, Gustav, 1817-1882; Breitkopf & Härtel
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-195)]
Topics: Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827, Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827
Imprint varies: v. 2: J. G. I. Breitkopf, und compag
Topic: Music
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Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
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Includes index
Topics: Piano music, Organ music
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Topic: Music
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Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
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"Bibliothèque Bulgare No. 11"-- added t.p
Topic: Folk songs, Bulgarian
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Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Naumann, Emil, 1827-1888; Praeger, Ferdinand, 1815-1891. Tr; Ouseley, F. A. Gore (Frederick Arthur Gore), 1825-1889
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"This edition is specially prepared for subscription only, and is not obtainable through the general booksellers."
Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Hawkins, John, Sir, 1719-1789
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Topics: Music, Musicians
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Topic: Music
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Brigham Young University Music Reference
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Topic: Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Viotta, Henri Anastase, 1848-
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Vol. 1 of library copy published in Amsterdam by F.C. Bührmann and Albert Roothaan in 1881
Topics: Music, Music
Title edition: first published 1810-11
Topic: Music
Cover-title: Lyon and Healy's harp music digest
Topic: Harp music
Reprint from R. Eitner's Quellenlexikon in volume 30 of Denkmäler Deutscher Tonkunst, 2. Folge
Topic: Krieger, Johann, 1651-1735
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Viotta, Henri Anastase, 1848-
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Vol. 1 of library copy published in Amsterdam by F.C. Bührmann and Albert Roothaan in 1881
Topics: Music, Music
Brigham Young University Music Reference
by Naumann, Emil, 1827-1888; Praeger, Ferdinand, 1815-1891. Tr; Ouseley, F. A. Gore (Frederick Arthur Gore), 1825-1889
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"This edition is specially prepared for subscription only, and is not obtainable through the general booksellers."
Topic: Music